bjǫrn

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See also: Bjǫrn, bjørn, Bjørn, björn, and Björn

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *bernuz, northern form of *berô, whence also Old English beorn (warrior).

Noun[edit]

bjǫrn m (genitive bjarnar, dative birni, plural birnir)

  1. bear (animal)

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Danish: bjørn c
  • Faroese: bjørn f
  • Icelandic: björn m